Frequently Asked Questions

Are you accepting new members?

YES! Currently we have spaces available.

Where are the boats located

Point Roberts Marina

How much does it cost?

Membership costs for the first year are: share purchase of $1000, annual dues of $650, maintenance work deposit of $250 and a $50 initiation fee. Total first year fees = $1950. Annual membership cost for the following years are either $650 (ten hours or maintenance work completed) or $900 (maintenance work not completed).

What happens when I leave the co-op?

If you decide to leave, your $1,000 of share money is returned to you provided you give proper notice. One year’s notice is required.

What Training is required?

A Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) or it’s international equivalent is required by everyone who operates a boat in Canada. You can get the card by taking a boating safety course online, We work with local providers offering courses leading to the required Sail Canada basic cruising certification. A Marine Radio Operator’s license is also required.

How do you book a boat ?

  1. Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) You can find a list of PCOC providers here.
  2. Sail Canada Basic Cruising Certification
  3. Marine Radio Operators Certificate Local Power Squadron Course